Death Valley Buttes, California

Prominence: 737 ft, 225 m

Elevation: 3017 feet, 920 meters

True Isolation: 1.6 mi, 2.57 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3020 ft / 921 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 42' 41'' N, 117° 0' 17'' W
36.711456, -117.004606 (Dec Deg)
499589 E 4062864 N, Zone 11 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionInyo

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Lists that contain Death Valley Buttes:
     Desert Summits Book-Peak List (Rank #321)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 54
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 48)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-12-07 by Bob Burd
     2013-11-30 by Rebecca Sowards-Emmerd (GPS Track)
     2014-05-22 by Stav Basis
     2015-12-01 by John Morrow
     2017-03-14 by Anders Olson
     2017-11-20 by Adam Walker
     2017-12-21 by Curtis Nelson (GPS Track)
     2019-04-03 by Nathan Ayotte
     2019-12-28 by Sean Casserly
     2020-12-14 by Fletcher Jordan

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View of the high point from the east summit. Mesquite Flat is in the background (2021-02-05). Photo by Bill Carpenter.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 737 ft/225 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 777 ft/237 m
  Key Col: 2280 ft/695 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.6 mi/2.57 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.7325, -117.0167
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cork Peak  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Great Basin Ranges
Range4: West Great Basin Ranges
Range5: Amargosa Range
Drainage BasinsDeath Valley
Great Basin
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Death Valley National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Death Valley Wilderness Area
Topo MapStovepipe Wells NE O36117f1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Terry Flood.
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